Disease Information for Chlorthalidone (Hygroton) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Impotence, relative
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Pancreatitis Kids Recurrent
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hypoglycemia
Drug induced Impotence.
Drug induced Neutropenia.
Drug induced Pancreatitis
Granulocytopenia/Neutropenia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Pancreatitis, acute
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antihypertensive medication (examples)
DRUG/Diuretic medication (example)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
DRUG/Thiazide diuretic (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Benzenesulfonamide, 2 chloro 5 (1 hydroxy 3 oxo 1 isoindolinyl), Benzenesulfonamide, 2 chloro 5 (2,3 dihydro 1 hydroxy 3 oxo 1H isoindol 1 yl), Chlorphthalidolone, Chlortalidone, CHLORTHALIDONE, Chlorthalidone (product), Chlorthalidone (substance), CHLORTHALIDONE PREPARATION, Oxodoline, Phthalamudine, Brand name/Clorpres (Clonidine-Chlorthalidone) comb., Brand name/Combipres (Clonidine-Chlorthalidone), Brand name/Edarbyclor (Azilsartan and Chlorthalidone), Brand name/Hygroton (Chlorthalidone), Brand name/Thalitone (Chlorthalidone), Britain-BNF/Chlorthalidone (Chlortalidone)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 12.5 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 25 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Half-life relatively long
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Thiazide diuretic drug; anti-hypertensive used in edema; oral preparation;causes potassium loss and hypokalemia

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